annulled annulled  /ˈæ nəld/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) declare invalid
  2. (v) cancel officially

Usage(s):

  1. A court in the French city of Lille has annulled a marriage because the bride had misled her husband into believing that she was a virgin.
  2. Another prominent Catholic who has had a marriage annulled is former New York City Mayor Rudolph Giuliani, who is now running for the Republican Presidential nomination.
  3. His first marriage, to former model Virginia Joan Bennett, ended in divorce in 1982, with the marriage annulled by the Roman Rota more than a decade later.

News

  1. Irondequoit Boating Law Annulled

    Irondequoit, N.Y. - A law requiring boaters to stay 300 feet from the shore is annulled.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: 13WHAM Rochester

  2. Al Qaeda leader rejects merger between Syria, Iraq branches of terror network

    Al Qaeda's leader has reportedly annulled a merger between the Syrian and the Iraqi branches of the terror network, just two months after they joined forces.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Fox News

  3. Al-Qaida leader scraps Syria, Iraq branch merger

    BEIRUT (AP) — Al-Qaida's leader has reportedly annulled a merger between the Syrian and the Iraqi branches of the terror network, just two months after they joined forces.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Washington Examiner

Quotes

  1. Hall said: "Yeah that did make it easier (to get rid of the dress). It being annulled made it a lot easier. I'm hoping someone else will have more luck than I did. My kids were not really keen on keeping the wedding dress. They will get their own....
    on Jun 9, 2008 By: Jerry Hall Source: Chorley Citizen

  2. "As a nation and a state, we will put up resistance every day until the United States is convinced that the rule of international law must be re-established in the Balkans and the illegal declaration of the fake state (of Kosovo) is annulled,"...
    on Feb 27, 2008 By: Vojislav Kostunica Source: USA Today

  3. "I have seen in football how a referee took money to throw a game and all the suspect results were annulled," said Massa. "In Italy, Juventus were relegated. But here (in Formula One) they just sent Briatore home. I don't get it and I don't...
    on Oct 1, 2009 By: Felipe Massa Source: AFP

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